‘Billionaire’s Bunker’ Sells f...

Jan 25, 2019 by

The man who made New York America’s safest big city died before the building he called home was torn down to make way for a new addition to Manhattan’s Billionaires’ Row.

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US Homeless Sleeping Accommoda...

Jan 8, 2019 by

Everyone deserves a safe place to sleep, but it’s difficult to get a good night’s rest when you are worried about theft, assault and the elements.

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Los Angeles County Has Agreed ...

Dec 12, 2018 by

A legal settlement will mean more services for mentally ill inmates.

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Trump turning US into ‘w...

Dec 15, 2017 by

[Translate] Special rapporteur Philip Alston, fresh from fact-finding tour, issues devastating critique of US society and condemns...

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Making Student Homelessness a ...

Jul 22, 2017 by

[Translate] Education Large numbers of homeless children may never have access to services they are entitled to. By Rachel M. Cohen /...

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How Tiny Homes Could Spur Affo...

Jul 18, 2017 by

[Translate] There’s a growing movement to downsize living, but is America ready for a nation of micro-houses? By Lorraine Chow...

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How the Homeless Create Homes

Jul 10, 2017 by

[Translate] Economy To those who are safely housed, a homeless person is apt to inspire feelings ranging from fear and disgust to...

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HOMELESSNESS IN L.A. JUMPS OVE...

Jun 1, 2017 by

[Translate]  PHOTO BY CASEY COATES DANSON AS PUBLISHED IN ‘ANGELS UNAWARES’ A BOOK OF PORTRAITS OF THE HOMELESS IN L.S....

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HOW TO TURN NEIGHBORHOODS INTO...

Apr 18, 2017 by

[Translate]   By Taj James and Rosa González, YES! Magazine Think of it as a silver lining to the gathering dark clouds. We live in...

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Trump’s Plan to Gut HUD ...

Mar 11, 2017 by

[Translate]   Economy A budget cut of up to $7.7 billion guarantees mass homelessness and premature death. By Sarah Lazare / AlterNet...

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FAKE NEWS? HERE’S SOME R...

Feb 22, 2017 by

[Translate]   A decade ago, some barons of the media establishment designated themselves America’s official arbiters of political...

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MORE THAN ONE-THIRD OF SCHOOLC...

Dec 28, 2016 by

[Translate] Homelessness Tech economy is drawing new inhabitants and businesses but is contributing to dislocation, leaving families,...

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CALIFORNIA AGENCY ACCUSED OF T...

Dec 23, 2016 by

[Translate]   By s.e. smith, Care2 | News Analysis (Photo: Kristina Patenio) Across the nation, plunging temperatures are making many...

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THE DESPERATE AND THE DEAD: HO...

Dec 9, 2016 by

[Translate] Everyone wants to help David. But nothing seems to work. And the mentally ill homeless man gets arrested again and again....

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HOUSING BIAS AND THE ROOTS OF ...

Sep 19, 2016 by

[Translate]   By CLYDE HABERMAN   NYTIMES Where Does the American Dream Live? In 1976, Chicago provided vouchers to African-American...

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ONE CITY IS MAKING A GOOD STAR...

Sep 13, 2016 by

[Translate] Stuff that matters   GRIST Good idea REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson lawsuit. Under the terms of a settlement, Pomona, California,...

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California’s War on the ...

Aug 17, 2016 by

[Translate]   By James Anderson, Truthout | News Analysis (Image: Lauren Walker / Truthout) A man experiencing homelessness in San...

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Here’s How Three Cities ...

Aug 13, 2016 by

[Translate] 100-day challenges will start on Sept. 7 in Los Angeles, Cleveland, and Austin. Jillian Frankel is an editorial intern...

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WANT TO GET RESOURCES TO HOMEL...

Jun 8, 2016 by

[Translate] WeCount connects donations to folks who need them. (Photos: Mitchell Funk/Getty Images; inset: Courtesy WeCount) Culture...

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10 Reasons Why Homelessness Is...

Apr 16, 2016 by

[Translate] Economy More Americans living in major cities are precariously close to homelessness. By Alex Henderson / AlterNet Photo...

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WHY CHANGING THE STIGMA AROUND...

Mar 23, 2016 by

[Translate] The ‘LIVES Challenge’ wants the public to see people with drug and alcohol problems as more than bums or...

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MAYOR’S TIES TO DEVELOPE...

Mar 22, 2016 by

[Translate] by Alan Pyke THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Cliff Owen Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) has a plan that would deliver dramatic...

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CITY OF LOS ANGELES CONTINUES ...

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[Translate]   TRUTHDIG Gilbert Mercier / Creative Commons “On a single night in January 2015, California accounted for 26 percent of...

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ARE RVS A GOOD SOLUTION TO AFF...

Feb 26, 2016 by

[Translate] David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Architecture We’re ever on the lookout for creative ways of making cities denser and more...

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HEALTH IS WHERE THE HOME IS

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[Translate]   By Susan Sered, Susan Sered’s Blog | Op-Ed VIA TRUTHOUT Maybe it’s because of the bitterly cold...

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Germany’s Basic Income Experim...

Dec 28, 2015 by

[Translate] Awesome Stefan Bohrer  FUTURISM In Brief A new German experiment explores the possibilities of emancipatory basic income...

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AT THE CURRENT RATE, THE U.S. ...

Dec 6, 2015 by

[Translate]   by Scott Keyes THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: Shawn Davis A homeless man rests on a bench in Washington, D.C.   The Department...

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HAWAII GOVERNOR DECLARES STATE...

Oct 18, 2015 by

[Translate] By CATHY BUSSEWITZ   ASSOCIATED PRESS 2 photos Crews work on an awning at the city’s latest homeless shelter on...

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CAN COMMUNITY LAND TRUSTS SOLV...

Oct 3, 2015 by

[Translate]   Vast numbers of Baltimore’s buildings are uninhabited. Could a new model of ownership put them in the hands of...

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THIS 12-METER TALL 3D PRINTER ...

Sep 23, 2015 by

[Translate] Kif Leswing  FUTURISM In Brief An Italian engineering group called WASP has built a 12-meter tall 3D printer to...

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